Angie Martinez
Angie Martinez

*The goings on at New York’s No. 1 radio station 97.1 WQHT will be seen in a new VH1 half-hour reality series, titled “This Is Hot 97.”

In addition to the personalities in the cast — Ebro, Angie Martinez, Funkmaster Flex, Rosenberg — the show will feature cameos from some music acts who stop by for interviews, like Macklemore, Wale, Rick Ross, and Kanye West.

“This Is Hot 97” will premiere March 31 at 10:30 p.m. Watch the trailer below:


VH1 also partners with Ryan Seacrest Productions on “White Girls Of Rap” (working title), slated for a fall 2014 premiere. The show follows five up-and-coming white female rappers as they hustle to gain credibility in the industry

Other new unscripted series are “I ♥ Nick Carter,” which follows Backstreet Boys member Nick Carter as he prepares to marry his fiancee Lauren Kitt. It’s set for summer 2014 debut.


Jared Rosenthal of VH1’s “Swab Stories”

Due in September is “Swab Stories,” which follows entrepreneur Jared Rosenthal, the owner of “Who’s Your Daddy,” a mobile DNA testing service based in New York City. It’s set to premiere in September.